Welcome to Shambhala!

The Miami Shambala Meditation Group is a part of Shambhala International, a worldwide community of urban and rural meditation practice and retreat centers founded by the Tibetan Buddhist meditation master, Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche and now led by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche, Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s son and spiritual heir.   Learn about our vision, lineage & community.

Like our South Florida home, our group is multi-cultural, multi-lingual, warm and provocative. We welcome anyone who would like to learn meditation practice and who aspires to expand the experience of gentleness into all areas of life. Come sit with us! More

Featured Programs

The Heart of Warriorship: Fear and Fearlessness

with Rachel Faro

July 19th

We experience many levels of fear, whether it's fear of flying, fear of loving, fear of death or the simple sense of general anxiety. In Shambhala we learn that fearlessness is not a lack of fear but challenging one's fears. Continue »

Learning To Live Mindfully: Building A Daily Meditation Practice

August 16th

While meditation has many benefits, establishing a consistent personal practice can be a challenge for both new and experienced meditators alike. This class will help meditators successfully incorporate daily meditation practice into their busy modern l Continue »

First Thought Best Thought: Meditation & The Creative Process

with Rachel Faro

September 20th

If you can walk you can dance, if you can talk you can sing, if you can write, you can be a poet. In this gathering we will not only discuss the similarities between meditation and creativity we will also actually sing, dance and write poetry. Continue »

Harvest of Peace

September 22nd

Every year at the time of each solstice and equinox, Shambhalians around the world gather to mark the changing of the seasons. The Harvest of Peace Day is celebrated each fall, a time to come together for food, conversation and conviviality. Continue »